# How do you simplify (16)^(1/2) * (27)^(2/3)?

${m}^{\frac{a}{b}}$ means $\sqrt[b]{{m}^{a}}$
${16}^{\frac{1}{2}} . {\left(27\right)}^{\frac{2}{3}}$ = $4 \cdot {3}^{2}$ = $4 \cdot 9$ = 36